Women's Basketball Opens League Play Against Youngstown State|
Jan. 2, 2008
Chicago, Ill. - The UIC women's basketball team opens Horizon League action on Thursday night in a matchup against Youngstown State at 4:15 p.m. CST.
UIC split with the Penguins last season. The Flames lead the series, 10-6.
The Flames (4-7) enter the contest after tabbing their fourth straight home victory with a 70-62 triumph over Bucknell on Dec. 28. UIC held the Bison to a .292 field goal percentage and forced the squad to commit 16 turnovers.
Youngstown State (5-6) is coming off a 74-56 win over Akron on Dec. 21. The Penguins were paced by junior transfer Tiara Scott with a career-high 25 points and 21 rebounds.
UIC faces Cleveland State on Saturday, Jan. 5 at 4:00 p.m. CST.